The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SharePoint 2010 over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Cambridge region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint 2010
Rank 31 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 12 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.30% 0.78% 2.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 3.53% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £375 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.25 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+6.19% -32.33%
Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
84 85 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.08% 22.19% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 28 29
Average daily rate £375 £268 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.18% -11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £187 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 13
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £23.43 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £35.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
SharePoint 2010
Cambridgeshire

SharePoint 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SharePoint 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Cambridge region.

SharePoint 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SharePoint 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SharePoint 2010 across the Cambridge region.

SharePoint 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SharePoint 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing SharePoint 2010 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint 2010.

1 17 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Intranet
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) OOP
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (11.76%) Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Taxonomies
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
6 2 (11.76%) Information Management
6 2 (11.76%) Workflow
6 2 (11.76%) Legal
6 2 (11.76%) Publishing
7 1 (5.88%) Document Management
7 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) MS Office
7 1 (5.88%) SQL

SharePoint 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing SharePoint 2010 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SharePoint 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
1 2 (11.76%) Publishing
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
1 9 (52.94%) SharePoint Developer
2 6 (35.29%) SharePoint Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Taxonomies
2 1 (5.88%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) OOP
3 2 (11.76%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (11.76%) Information Management
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Document Management
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft